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Thank you to National Lottery players

This Christmas we are thanking National Lottery players, whose money has helped fund the Museum and other heritage projects, by offering them discounts in our shop and cafe.

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Christmas baubles

Christmas at the Fitz

Treat yourself to some culture, music, seasonal shopping, food and drink this December.

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Tim Knox to leave the Fitzwilliam Museum

Her Majesty The Queen has appointed Mr Tim Knox as the new Director of the Royal Collection Trust.

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Original manuscripts from the literary archives on display

Famous manuscripts of masterpieces by Thomas Hardy and Virginia Woolf among others are on display for #ExploreArchivesWeek. These treasures, rarely on show, will be in Gallery 3 until January 7.

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The Fitzwilliam Museum Annual Review 2016

A portrait of the life of the Fitzwilliam Museum in 2016.

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November late night opening

On Wednesday 15 November there is a special after hours opening of the Museum until 9pm.

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First research on Degas' only three wax models in UK

Edgar Degas’ wax sculptures give up their secrets 100 years after his death. They are currently on display in, Degas: A Passion for Perfection .

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New Alan Turing archives on show

A new exhibition Codebreakers and Groundbreakers displays unseen material from the Alan Turing archive held at King's College Cambridge.

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Town and Gown 10k run

Road closures around the Museum for Sunday’s 10k run

This Sunday 22 October the Cambridge Town and Gown 10k run will go through the city, with road closures starting at 8.00.

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Children in gallery

October half term week at the Fitzwilliam

Come and visit us this October half term - see our new exhibitions, attend an event, or pick up free resources to discover the Museum.

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